Definition of localness in English:



  • See local

    • ‘‘I'm afraid we're going to lose this localness,’ he said.’
    • ‘Part of the fascination of holidaying in Spain is its fervent localness.’
    • ‘Our research supports the thesis in the draft Communications Bill that localness is one of the most important factors driving local commercial radio.’
    • ‘There was Tamil music playing, and of course the sweet localness of the Tamil language that made me feel at home instantly.’
    • ‘Elsewhere they play up his localness (regrettably they avoid using the phrase ‘for local people’), and his forty-something youth.’